Patricia strives to help patients achieve excellence. Patricia's passion for rehabilitation was confirmed as a CrossFit lover - she has seen and experienced the benefits of injury prevention through the use of massage as a part of her client's training regime. Patricia has a special interest in treating orthopedic conditions, including sports-related injuries and repetitive strain injuries. Some of Patricia's favourite techniques to use are Graston and deep tissue.
In her previous life, Patricia was a Registered Nurse in Portugal. Since then, she has been actively investing in her education completing the "Rehabilitation Medicine in exercise and sports" program at University of Porto, Portugal, and the "Massage Therapy" program at Vancouver College of Massage Therapy.
She utilizes her knowledge to help clients restore the body to its optimal performance.
Besides CrossFit, Patricia uses her leisure time enjoying the outdoor activities that the West Coast has to offer.
Bachelor in Nursing, Nursing School - Polytechnic Higher Education Institution Porto, Portugal
Post-Graduation/ Specialization in Rehabilitation Medicine in exercise and sports, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal
Diploma in Massage Therapy, Vancouver College of Massage Therapy Vancouver, BC